MDS Journals

About the Movement Disorders Journal

Movement  Disorders, the official Journal of the International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society (MDS), is a highly read and referenced journal covering all topics of the field - both clinical and basic science.

We are pleased to announce that the impact factor for the Movement Disorders journal has increased from 4.558 to 5.634. This ranks 14th among all clinical neurology journals, and represents the 6th consecutive year in which the impact factor of the journal has increased.

We are grateful for the contributions of the editorial board and reviewers, and are hopeful that clinical and basic science researchers in the field of Movement Disorders will continue to send their best papers to Movement  Disorders.

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About the Movement Disorders - Clinical Practice Journal


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Movement  Disorders - Clinical Practice is the new exclusively online journal from the International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society (MDS). Debuting in 2014, the sister publication to Movement  Disorders, Movement  Disorders-Clinical Practice seeks to publish peer-reviewed articles that are focused on clinical practice and educational issues relevant to movement disorders neurology.

Particular emphasis will be placed on updates in clinical patient management, new advances in clinical diagnosis, novel observations on phenomenology, and practice-related management. This journal will also publish important individual case presentations, case series, and vignettes with and without accompanied videos.

MDS' Editorial Search Committee has selected editors for the Eastern and Western hemisphere positions for Chief Editors of  Movement Disorders – Clinical Practice. Kailash Bhatia, MD, DM, FRCP, London, United Kingdom, and Marcelo Merello, MD, PhD, Buenos Aires, Argentina, have been selected to serve as the editors of this new MDS publication.

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